Sincerely Confused

  Challenges Women Face March 10, 2017 Dear Julie: I am a 29 year old single mother who will be 30 in a couple of weeks. The Lord has blessed me with a wonderful 12-year-old son who means the world to me. I got pregnant at 16, but had him at 17. I was so young and foolish I always thought me and his dad would be together as a family. My dreams were surely shattered at a young age and even as we grew... read more

Making It On My Own

Facing Our Challenges Head-On October 27, 2015 Dear Julie: I need help on how to handle making it on my own after being so dependent on someone else for 25 years, 20 years of marriage and 5 years with a live-in boyfriend. Our relationship has run its course. I am very ill and unable to work. Please help. I do not have the heart to put him out but do not want him here. He has no place to go.. ..... read more

The Love of Money

Facing Our Challenges Head-On! July 14, 2015 Dear Julie: My dad seems obsessed with making money. He works all the time and rarely supports me and my sisters in our school activities. Yet, when it comes to our boyfriends, he judges them by one thing only—their job prospects. This is such a turnoff to me! I like my friends, girls and boys alike, to be thoughtful caring people. Yet Dad always gives my... read more